Wednesday, July 01, 2015 2:00 PM ~ 3:30 PM ET

The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) creates new opportunities for partnerships that are especially critical across WIOA core programs. A number of state and local teams from Adult, Dislocated Worker, Youth, Wagner-Peyser Employment Service, Adult Education and Vocational Rehabilitation, and other partners such as Temporary Assistance for Needy Families are already aligning their resources in innovative ways to improve services to their shared customers.


Learn how to make the case to your partners and how to make it work once you do.


  • Joe Barela, Senior Advisor, Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor
  • Amanda Ahlstrand, Administrator, Office of Workforce Investment, Department of Labor
  • Mary Lovely, Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services, Department of Education
  • Howard Miller, Chief of the Office of Customized & Literacy Training, New Jersey Department of Labor & Workforce Development
  • Margaret Prater, Executive Director Northwest Tennessee Workforce Board
  • Marla Rye, Executive Director Northern Middle Tennessee Workforce Board